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 ..W-J .J^***--^*".  -*4<M*l4       w)*..?/ "U4* 4m w< KHf .* W   *sW**IJ��"f  , 1-',  Serving ihe Sunshine Coast, (Howe Sound to Jervis Inlet), including Port Mellon; Hopkins J^ondirig, Gronthom's Landing, Gibsons, Roberts Creek,  "Wilson Cree^ Selmo Pqrk, Sechelt, Holfmoon Boy, Secret Cove, Pender Horbotfr, Modeiro Perk; Kleindole", Irvine's Lending,-Eon1 Cove, Egmont.J  Stormy session . . .  Authorized as second  class  mail   by   the   Post   Office  DeDartmenr, Ottawa.  Volume 2, No. 18  vAlii * *  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21, '65   _QC  F@stigatipEi asked  mrlii Beori meet  IIWESTIGATION regarding the administration of School  % % I District No 46 was proposed by school trustee Jvlrs.  jrj gTvIftrieTBai^EirtBeTasTregular school board meeting held  ct>  on! April 12th.  The proposal followed the  reading of the minutes of. a  meeting held on March 23,  where Mrs. Bail said, allegations had been made against  her by Superintendent Gordon  Johnson. Following Mr. Johnson's denial that allegations  had been made, chairman Mrs.  Celia Fisher suggested that  Mrs. Bali should prepare a  written statement.  Trustee Wm. Malcolm proposed that the discussion should  continue in committee following the regular meeting.  ,,����,It.,swa5---i:agre!ed.vvto.^:boifo^ai's  thfs time $54,000; $20,000 and  810,000 on referenda Nps. 4, 5  and 6 respectively. Also the  Department of Education will  sell debentures on Referendum  No. 4 for $200,000 according to  -.^y-Law-'Nor-lO- ���' -������������-"-  A legal contract will be  drawn up between the School  BJoard and Built-Rite Apartments, allowing sewage connection to the existing line  from Gibsons ,. -Elementary  School, Approval has been given by the Dept. of Public  Health.  appraisal of schools had already commenced and the job  evaluation program was underway.  Superintendent Johnson reported that about 12 vacancies  were expected amongst the teaching staff and six appointments had already been made.  Mr. W. S. Potter reported  ���see page 2  Recollection  Tmiricfc  inVAfTP      MR- JACK Ramsey, reporting for the National Enquirer    Cougar victim in  I UUilOXO  lllVaUC 0f New yorkj ^^3 notes while John simpkins (right)    Afour Yorfr nrrnor  t_c   +lio   <*+rtTM,   />f   V��ie    onnAimtnr   ��*.+��,    r,   ��rti,rfo**   nn    *��       "C"     *������   _-*U*_p��7*  JOHN Simpkins of Davis Bay,  that the one on his knee is just a trophy  TV     J        IT-* vl* ��*<���<��� v    relates the story of his encounter with a-cougar, on an  JrBIluSr"ilcuDu 111 "isdla^CaB^b ranch. Young brother Billy is thankful  Contract between ^the JSchool- -tops   them  THE FIRST long holiday week-  enoToTTh^ieasoi^bTought a  welcome invasion of tourists to  the Pender Harbour area. Resort owners reported brisk to  full capacity business before"  noon on Friday. Owner of one  resort was hard pushed to put  the finishing touches on a new  five-unit building before guests  arrived.  Passing comment by a much  travelled.,.tourist, "I've travelled through* the States & almost  across Canada,  but thjs area  Similar plans  Amicable agreement  reached on cettetary  WHAT would appear to have been a storm in a teacup  ���oyer a ��%w remaining gravestones in,the old church  who   was   recently   attacked _X  by^a~irojrger^razMncmigaf "Sja  a Cariboo ranch, arrived home  from  work last week to  find ���  another one   waiting  for  him;  The story of John's attack  and subsequent rescue by the  rancher who tackled the ani- '  mal-with his bare bands until  he was able to locate his hunting knife to stab the beast,  had captured the interest of  a New York weekly paper.  Mr. Jack Ramsey . a: free  lance writer and photographer  was assigned to cover, tte^to^^^^^,.^  Board and Sechelt Motor Trans- - wouldn't  port  will expire  in  June  but    dation anywhere  "l^fetof^stend!^^ a further  find better accommo-    of, the Gibsons faimly were represented by Mrs. John'    ing a-'cLreuIatioa; of five mil-  iy where!"   -���  ��� - - -. * -Glassford at a meeting with Gibsons Municipal3 Council,    tinn   whiVh _<*winntPrt fn- ��n��  ">  ���yeB ijJ6rlolP��t!ithe^fime ���  rate.   Trustee   WmT Malcolm  will consult with legal authorities   regarding   the   extension  of the contract.  Additional properly is required for Langdale, West Sechelt  and Elphinstone and the board  is negotiating with land owners. Elphinstone track Is loo  sm��U and it would be necessary to purchase land from the  Irwin Motel to extend it.  .  Mr. WUson reported that the  Summer home owners arrived topfull force to make this  one of the busiest weekends  the Harbour has seen. Large  and small craft dottedxthe waters of the harbour.  Publicity promotion by the  Tourist Association promises to  show gratifying results from  Gibsons to Powell River, this  year. The new ferry service  from the Island should bring  even more visitors to enjoy the  scenery of natures playground  which wc take, for granted.  Bad records  Sixteen yestr old youths ^  guilty to break-in plea  TWO SIXTEEN-year-old youths, due to their record of  break-ins, were raised from Family Court to Adult  Court when they appeared before Magistrate Andrew  Johnston last Saturday.  Allan Thomas Billy nnd Corby (Jlen,,Jeffries had been ar-  rusted nnd charged following  a break-in at the promisor,' of  Sechelt Motor Transport during  which n sum of money believed  to totflt $120 was stolen.  Although both hoys had admitted a number of previous offences, they;woro only charged  with unlawfully entering the Sechelt Motor Transport promises.  Both pleaded guilty nnd oloo*  ted to Mum!  trial in  Magistrate's- Cowrtpn ft or * the -choice'  of  election  was  explained  to  them by the mnglstrnto.  Corporal Nelson then rend out  n statement which tho Accused  had signed nnd In which Billy  Hald at o p.m. on April 15 while  In possession of n bottle of ruid  ho hud been dinned by "a mom*  b��r of the RCMP during which  lio'dropped tho bottle nnd broke  it.;  I.ntor ho returned to tho Vil  lage nnd met up with Jeffries.  Thc two then broke into Aggett  Agencies and n number pf other business promises but sue*  cecded in finding only smnll  ensh nnd some stamps, The bits  depot was then broken into by  moans of breaking a window  with Jeffries crawling through  nnd opening a door for Hilly.  Cash draws woro forced and  n quantity of silver stolon.  At 7lis a.m. April 10, police  Interviewed tho youths who co.  opornted nnd confessed, They  ^M\ld,Jhe,-mQncyJ����dJ.oen-apllu  between them and ouch hnd  hidden his portion ln a' bag be*  nonth their respective homes.  Thin wns later recovered by  the police and was found to to*  tnl $75.S0.  Mngistrnto Johnston tola  them they would have n chnnco.  to spook In,duo course, but In  tho meantime/ tho public hnd  to bo protected, ho thereforo  romnnded thorn in custody until Mny 1st.'  -Glassford at a meeting  Followin^^;1ielD^tiiy' run-down.,;.  on the history of-the cemetery  , in connection with- the family,  one of Mrs. Glassfbrd's big  complaints appeared to '��� be  what she considered to be inaccurate reporting. She asked  that a written note be included  in council minutes which stated; 'T submit that jfpembers  of the Gibson family are being unduly harassed by this  inaccurate reporting and wish  to register a protest." A further similar request concerned  another  note  which  stated   "I  .'''protest ������'''the'''Irresponsible'���'���talk'  that is putting members of the  Gibsons   fainily   publicly   in  a  bad light.!'  Both   requests   were   turned  [. down by council,  Mrs.  Glass-,  " ford then turned her notes over  to the Times for publication.  At an earlier meeUng with  family members, Mrs. Glassford said it had been agreed  the stones should not be moved  nnd certainly not covered over  with cement as they had bcen  led to believe were the inton*  tions of council.  Family plans called for cloar-  ing up tho grave area and surrounding thorn with posts and  chains, Mr, Tony Gargrnvo had  previously stated r ho thought  the graves should be left, she  said, while another person hnd  been of tho view the nren could  create another BarkcrvUlo.  Councillor Flndngor then  pointed out Council hnd no plans  for cementing the, grnves over,  but hnd consldorcd metal posts  ��and��n.-lo6soly.��hung��.chnin-wlth..  a stone surround to hold bnck  weeds,  "This is exactly what the family hnd In mind," Interjected  Mrs. Glassford, but wo would  like tho holly trees nnd shrubs  .left,  After more discussion, It wns.  agreed a further meeting with  tho family bo hold to, seek approval to close tho nren up a  Httlo moro In order to fnclllt-  nto n neater lnyout.  Municipal3 Council.  ~       .       .  viciims  benefit dance  TO AID the Bortnick .family  who lost their home by fire  last week-end, a benefit dance  will be held in the community  hall, Madeira Park, Saturday  April 24, .following the show,  which for this night only, will  commence at 7 p.m. ]n order  that the dance may follow at  :9;30' p,ni.'": ''"''V" :,:V'.'    '''������.��� ;'V;'"-  lion, which accounted for the  presence of the stuffed cougar  in John's house. Having yi-ited  the scene of the Attack, Mr.  Ramsey required pictures of  John with a cougar together  with his story to complete the  assignment;' ''      ���', _ .,;,;.,  Not quite sixteen, John is an  independent lad who is presently working in the family  business to settle his hospital  bills. His future plan is to undertake the apprentice training course offered by the Canadian Army, , probably specialising in electronics,  i*>  Chamber of Commerce . . .  Powell River request  promptly turned down  POSITIVE and decisive action followed the reading of  a second letter from Mr. Bob Jolin of the Powell River Chamber of Commerce to Gibsons Municipal Council  at the last regular meeting,,.��� -. ��� �����  ���'���^  Vagueness of the first letter "dent of the Chamber "of Com*  which hnd suggested council  contribute toward tho cxponsO  of ceremonies on the opining  of tho new Comox-Powcll Rlv-I  cr'' ferry run, hnd resulted ln  criticism from council mom*  hers, while ono publication hqd  quoted Chairman Alf Ritchey  ^ns referring to It as "a shabby  denl/'  Second letter In effect con-  mercc and his wife would havo  liked to go, nlsO members of  thc Sunshine Const Tourist As*  soclntlon. "It is not tho concern  ofCoundl," he said,The chairman wns also of tho opinion  tho whole affair should havo  been left to tho Sunshine Const  ��� Tourist Association, "Then If  ,they..should ,bo,.short of funds,  they could hnve asked us for  demncd the attitude of council,  a ^0 donation;' he commented.  for fallure_to���jihd<?!(l.itnind���i.th9  '"loxTof"tho original correspond*  enco and went lo groat length  in explaining tho facts that hnd  apparently been pointed out ln  careful detail.    '  Councillor Sum Fladager  commented "with nil tho goodwill in tho world, that, letter  _..Askcd,-.by*��Co'unclllor'-Drum��~w~ww*~"*'*~���"*"''  mond If" he would bo attending  tho.chairman-replied, "not me,  I   hnve  already  hnd  n   ferry  ride,"  A motion by Councillor Fred  Fecnoy that It be turned over   ,  to tho Chamber of Commerce,  received   unanimous   npproval '  wan not clenr," Councillor,...JIm;.,,..while-...suggestion by the chair  Drummond ngreod nnd ndded, mnn that council donnte aio,  "U is Still not clear.*' received  little  support, Counc-  Chnlrmnn A. IUtcliey, said ho    Mlor Drummond Indicating  ho  would, hnvo thought tho pr,osl-    did not Appruyo,  ^  ,-i t  ii-  f      Mi  AA ZJtZZZ,,,. :...- ���ifviz ;3,&iS!M$Mi1sMm>atMs��m��  ��^jmsa��i*iiS^^SJ^  ilfli  Page 2 The Sechelt Peninsula Times, Wed., April 21, 1965   ^-j��� _ TRUCKS  MORE ABOUT . . .  r���  wmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmM^mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm^  Secheu Peninsula ^��e>  Published Wednesdays by the  Sechelt   Peninsulo  Times  Ltd.,  ot  Sechelt, BXI.  Gross Circulation, 1850 copies  Classified Advertising Rates:  3-Line AdBriefs (.15 words)  One Insertion  85c  PETS  Three insertions ..-_.  Extra lines (5 words)  Box Numbers, ~  .1.70  _15c  -25c extra  If paid before publication, a discount of 25c per AdBrief is allowed. Semi-Display, Super-Display,  and Blue Chip Display 1.50 per  inch.  Legal Notices:  17c per count line (5 words) first  Insertion,   13c per count line subsequent insertions.  Deadlines: Saturday 5 p.m.  "In the event of a typographical  error advertising goods or services  at a wrong price, goods or services  may not be sold and the difference  charged to the newspaper. Advertising is merely an offer to sell,  and may be withdrawn at any  time."  Advertising is accepted on the condition that, in the event of typographical error, that portion of the  advertising space occupied by the  erroneous item, together with reasonable allowance for signature, will  not be chqrged for, but the balance  of the advertisement will be paid V  for at the applicable rate.  A composition charge is made ior  ..advertising .jjccepled -and-put--into���  production,   but   cancelled   before  publication.  Change  from original  copy when   proof   is  submitted  to  customer is also chargeable at an   .  "hourly rate for the additional work  required.  Subscription Rates:  10c per copy,  50c per month (by  carrier); $5-00 per year, in  advance.  Cord of Thanks, Engagements,  Deaths, Births, In Memoriam, Coming Events; Etc: Per insertion (up to  40 words) $1.25; extra words, 3c  eoch. 25c Discount if paid before  ' publication.  PERSONAL  NEED trees taken out? Your  , lot cleared of trees and underbrush Free for the wood,  information call 886-2954.  HOMES required for 4 beautiful   puppies.   Free   to   good  homes.   Evenings   885-9749.  7890-18  WORK WANTED  DECORATOR    experienced    in  painting  and  property  maintenance.  Will gladly give estimate, phone 886-2013.     7877-tfn  Lawns made and  renovated. All types of  garden work undertaken.  ED.  ROBERTSON  Phone 886-2897  Gibsons  7872-tfn  1956 GM PARTS. Rebuilt 283-  V8, 5,000 miles..fit '55 to '63  Chey, Pontiac product. Full  width newly upholstered seats.  10x22',. tires, 5-speed transmission, 2 speed axel, 5 to 6 yard  dump and hoist, record radiator,. 12 and-6 volt batteries, gas  tanks, saddle and conventional,  Phone evenings 886-2681 or J.  G. Warn, P.O. Roberts Creek.  7882-18  BOATS & ENGINES  SCOTT   25   hp   outboard,   1960.  Reasonable   885-9676.     7885-18  REAL ESTATE  SECHELT area across from  Sandy Beach. Home and revenue. 3 bedroom house plus 2  bedroom cottage. Automatic oil.  F.P. $16~000. Terms. Owner  885-9764. 7886-20  EWART MeMynn, Real Estate  and   Insurance.   Phone   886-  2166.    Res.   886-2500,    Gibsons,  B.C. , 7869-tfn  WEST SECHELT  30 acres  F.P. $6,000.  SECHELT  50" waterfront, 2 BR home. F.P.  $6,000 terms.  4 BR home in the Village. F.P.  $12,600���87,100  to  handle.  ROBERTS CREEK  'lV22�����cYesr'Clbse''lo"''"heaclir'''F.  P.  SI.500.  EOR SALE (..�����-.������> &hQ0ji)pard  PHILIPS all transistor radio-  large size, one year old, in  perfect   condition.   $80.   No  offers.    Phone ,883-2244,.     7889-18  NEED WOOD?  We have it here for you now.  Any type and length. Charge of  $1 extra for order under 12".  Also $1 extra for delivery to  Port Mellon, Pender and Egmont, Prices range from $11.50  up.  Phone:  885-9671 or 886-2954  9696-tfn  ,1U'  E-  7825-tfn  'SMALL modern home available for couple of independent means. Willing to maintain small sheep ranch property and care for a few sheep.  Call 885-2028 evenings or 885-  2228 days. ^        7879-19  1 EDWARD L. Campbell of:  Wilson Creek, British Columbia, will not be responsible for  any debts in my name by my  wife, Joyce A, Campbell or nny  other persons on or after tho  14th day of April: 1965, ���Ed*  >vai*d, L. Campbell. 7891-18  BUILDING  CONTRACTOR  >���'���'���' if" ��� ��� ���" inii-i"���iii���m. i-i���in��� i.i "mi iwi��� ���������--'in i'ii.��������  BUILDING   contractor,   altera*  llon?i a specialty and plumbing. Contact J. WhliaKer, Wilson, Creek. 885-9701.        9692-tfn  Fields - Lawns - Gardens  ROY BOLDERSON  Box 435 - Sechelt  885-9530  HELP WANTED  MALE   or   female   experienced  in   travel   agency   work,   required for office on Peninsula.  Box 381; Sechelt, B.C.    7866-15  SALAL PICKERS for local  packing plant. Apply Reid,  Fern & Moss, General Delivery,  Sechelt or next to Sechelt  Theatre. 7810-tfn  BABYSITTER,    5    day    week.  Phone  885-9342  after  6   p.m.  7884-18  CAPABLE waiter required. Apply Club Manager, Branch 109 '  Royal   Canadian   Legion,   Gibsons,  B.C. 7888-18  WANTED TO RENT  SINGLE person , requires small  cottage with beach frontage  in Roberts Creek area for May  and June, Write Box 7887, Sechelt Peninsula Times,   7887-20  ��� n ]   ROOM and BOARD  I         ���             ������       :             ������''''      '���������'    .  "I ' ' ' -          "  ROOM and board or room only.  Gentlemen   preferred.   Phone  after 6 p,m, 885-2017.       7878-.19  30 SQ, FT. ceramic tile, mounted, $30, Small electric heater, $3,, small oil beater, $3.  Art Smith, RR i Gibsons, 886*  9580. 9860-tfn  I  o.  KEIETT[tO.  Sechelt, B.C.  Phone 885-2013  Ron.  McSavaney  886-9656  9490-18  WATERFRONT home at Sin-  clair Bay, Pender Harbour.  4 BR, front room 18>30" Large  kitchen, M> basement, lot 75'x  90*. $17,500 on terms���-$16,500  cash.   892-5583. 7883-21  FOR SALE  WALT NYGREN Sales Ltd.  how handling handguns, rifles, and shotguns on consignment. Phone 886-9303, Gibsons,  B.C. 7858-tfh  FOR   your  ^Iler  Brush  Products   contact   Willie   Takah-  ashi:   Phone   885-4468.   Sechelt,  B.C. 7795-tfn  Bazaar preview  points success  PREVIEW of work done by the  Pender Harbour Tabernacle  Missionary Group in utilizing  the cards and pictures sent in  answer to their requests promises a pleasant surprise. Ingenuity of their creations will  amaze all who have the opportunity to see their work which  will be on display at the upcoming Community Club  Bazaar. Christmas card and  calendar pictures emerged in  ' surprising new forms:���    ���"-���"-���������-'-���-  Discarded coats have become  _->��lL_L iV'Mlv^_.��Upj2exi!_ _lo__jyarnL  the u   :  of children in mission  2 NEW SUBDIVISIONS  Earls Cove Subdivision ��� adjacent to Earls Cove  ferry terminal on, the Sunshine Coast Highway.  Also - LARGE VIEW LOTS  Model ra^ParkS^  ''j^arBour^ncT Gu\f ���. 10% down ���..easy terms  on balance, Discount for cash.   '"  v  FOR SALE BY OWNER  O, SLADEY���* Madeira Park, B.C.  Phono 883-2233 or phono North Vancouver  985-4934  Paint - Fibreglass ���  Rope  Canvas - Boat Hardware  WALT NYGREN SALESb  LTD.  ,,   Gibsons,,, B.C.,    ��j?  Phone ,886-9303  .'.', ,7857*tfn  STURDY single lens Reflex  camera '!JrCaUmar" l?o, with  X sotting, $60'., cost $130, Phone  885-9634' or call Sechelt Peninsula Times, 7827-tfn  BUY  and save on quantity-  Smoke fish,and fresh local fish  only. Plant at James Wharf.  Sechelt, 885*9721, 7841-tfh  25 HP EVINRUDE-wlH sell or  trade for smaller motor, 885-  204(j,      '    , '   7875-18  hospiuls. A more detailed report on the many articles made  will appear next week, but for  now. a reminder that before  you throw anything away,  cards, pictures, clothing, phone  Mrs. Ackroyd to see if the  Missionary Group can use it.  Chances are that whal,t looks  useless to you or me will'emer-  ge in new and needed form  under the skilled and .nimble  fingers of these busy ladies.  t  Harold Percy  Allen  HAROLD Percy Allen- of Red-  roofs Road, Halfmoon Bay,  B.C., pasf>ed away April 16,  1965. Survived by his loving  wife Janet; three daughters,  Mrs. Edith Howircko, North  Vancouver; Mrs. Margaret McBride,, Vancouver and Mrs.  Mary Fairfield, Ontario; one  son George, North Vancouver;  twelve grandchildren and two  great grandchildren.  The deceased, was a member  of the International Printing  Pressmen's Union,  Funeral    service    was    hold  Monday,   April   19   at   2   p,m.  "from the Family Chapel of the  v.IJarvey   Funeral, Home,   (Jib-  h sons, B.C. Hev. J, B,  Fergus-  son officiated,  Interment, Sea-  , vievv Cemctary. ,.,,.,. .,-...-...���-..���.���  frorn p^ige 1���- r'-A^.  .  that occupational students were  Aworking atCanadian; Forest  Products Mill, Port vMellon, St.  Mary's Hospital, Sechelt; AD. G. ������  Douglas Variety, Super ;Vaiu  and the Co-op LSMOd-X ahd '  were gaining valuable job "experience.        A  Regarding discipline at Elphinstone, Mr. Potler reported  that strict rules were in force  but additional lighting in front >  of the school would be beneficial. Former students were always welcomed at the school  provided they- obtained the  necessary pernVtssion ^from. thfe  office to attend functions.       j  The Board agreed to participate in a group life ihsurancb  plan covering teaching -and  non-teaching staff. Finance and  planning committees would de-"  cide on the extent of participation before approaching the  staff. Mrs. Ball enquired why  the Board had gone to the  trouble of making a survey to  ascertain how other school  boards operate, in this respect,  when the information .could  have been obtained from BC  STA. Mr. Wilson replied that  the BCSTA had been approached but they had no information regarding non-teaching  staff and their knowledge relating to teaching staff wns  three years old. whereas the  information the Board had ob- w  tamed Ivasr'up"to''"<iateV'',''w''"  With reference to the charging���of ^etrs���fOT~1mto^T]pTfren,  Mr. Wilson reported that out  of.69 school boards approached  only 16 offered kindergarten  facilities, six of these charged  fees ranging from $4.00 to $6.00  per month. The Board agreed  that no fee would be charged  kindergarten students in this  area.  Business ended with Mrs.  Peggy Volen proposing a motion that the Board reaffirm  full confidence in, Superintendent Gordon Johnson and Secretary Treasurer Peter Wilson.  The only dissenting vote '.was  recorded by Mrs. Muriel Ball.  Other trustees present were  Mrs. Celia Fisher, Mrs. Leslie  Jackson, Mrs. Peggy Volen and  Mr. Wm. Malcolm.  LUTHERAN  CHURCH  Services at home of  Mr. Frank Hall,  Sechelt,  every other Sunday  at 3:30 prm.  Sunday"School each  Sunday at   I jj a.m.  Services by Rov.  Pastor John Ulmor  Sunshine Coast  Gospel Church  (Undenomlriotionol)  Sundqy School  10 a;m,  Church Service  11:15 a.m.  PASTOR REV, S, CASSELLS  Selma Pork Community Hall  ST. JOHN'S  UNITED CHURCH  Wilson Crook, B.C.  Sunday School���-9:45 a.m.  Diyilhc Worship���.11:15 a.m,  Led by Miss H, &rComf%oll  Except on 2nd Sunday each  month  Family Service��� I 1:15 o,m.  , Dlvino Service .-3!30 p.m.  Led by,Rov, W, M, Cameron  BAPTIST BETHEL  ,    CHURCH  lilfflWfiW^wtotiWWSiWWW*1  SERVICES  Sunday School ��� 10 a.m.  Church Servlco <��� 11115 a,m,  Prayer. Wednoiday 7j30 p.rh;  PASTOR  REV, A. WILLIS  You pro Inyllod Jo attend ,���,,  ony or each service,  Tiler Repairs  ,��*<*��tfki��iHlMt!i!*S��ti  S  Your typewriter cleaned, oiled, adjusted, and now  ribbon installed for only $8.95 when you bring It  to Tho Tlmos. (Mochanlcal repairs or parts aro extra  ���-you will bo advised of any extra cost bo'foro any  work is done unless wo aro instructed! to contrary,)  Adding Machine Servlco at same rates and conditions.  THE  TIMES   SECHELT - PHONE 885-9654  1  > I-  . >  ���#���  \���  > J  '4>  >ri��  �� t  P  .4  Ui  {**  <r  *&-f  ***  *Z  V  o  O  K.\  ��  ��i  *X��  H  fir  j. 5 ?y-  -JffflllfrlltTHV ft��' fHU^, tn��JjY*J*�� TOMl*  MAP*^  _r   ^  *   B5K=^^-i-^_3.  ^   The Sechelt Peninsula Times, Wed., April 21, 1965 Page 3  r^A?S_r'  Municipal Hall.  KEEN to get into their hew council chamber, Councillors 2*        our d6epest apprecia-  inuJSEZl MacKay '���"J ^ ��nuinnpnd;tafc��>tifne-Ottt to ���*_, Potter and We, staff; con-  iweabgate progress. Completion date is exepcted to be gratuiated alii those students  about the end of May. who Wake this event^^ possible:  Black and Gold  ���-Elphie Flashes By Routine trste  THE RUTLAND Secondary School Concert l^d conducted- by Lloyd Durritt will perform, Friday, April. 30th  at 8:15 p.m. This event will take place in the Elphinstone gym.  . -  -Lloyd-Durritt attended VEiph-  instone throughout high school  He graduated in 1958  "He playedpiaho for numerous school concerts, played the  part of Ko-ko in the Elphinstone production of Gilbert and  Sullivans "Mikadb'V 'He' also  designed sets for this operetta.  After graduating he studied  music in Vancouver under Mrs.  Adams. He received a scholarship and went to England to  study music. Returning to Canada, he obtained a job teaching  school at Rutland.  Tickets for this concert can  be purchased from students representing the Junior Red Cross.  DIVIDED  GRADES  On Wednesday afternoon  Grades 8, 9, and 10, divided  into their houses and competed  against one another. The roars  and screams from the gym  brought back many memories  for the Seniors.  The Indoor Track is an annual event. The ganies arc; pas-  si hg the baU to the person.be-  hind you all the way. back to  the end1 of the lino, jumping over benches, skipping, and many  other novelty games. The boys  tackled much more difficult *"  feats, such as push-ups and  climbing the rope.  Tho sportsmanship was gdod/,  and all participants enjoyed  themselves. The iSpitfires and  Mustangs were neck and neck  but the final count revealed; the  Spitfires won by one point. Spitfires 85, Mustangs 84, Sabres  "(54, Bombers 58.  MARDI   GRAS  The proceeds from tho Mardi  Gras totalled almost $400. The  turnout for the day has definitely proven to be ..successful,  Tho plans for the spending of  the money wero 'discussed- this  week, It was 'decided to cllvldo  the money Into three project,'..  Kenya   children   need   books  and so about $100 will be don*  ated for this purpose, $100. will.  be-pur4nto^e4;choor^oTrrt~p^F-  ject which w_i be available for  the students to use this. year.  The remainder of the money  \viU be divided among: the?Ttwo  communities; Sechelt and Gibsons. The students of the area  will have to a decide on a project for the youth in the areas.  Or possibly the money will be  used for a joint project.  Supporters of this fund-rais-  HOOTENANY  Monday morning assembly,  the, -Fepguasonfr eiiterfeitie*  with another HOotenany. Although Bev. Fergusson had a  ;cold he kept in.tune well.  ON' A Drt=T  The results of the Mardi Gras  for Roger were a little greater  tha%he; anticipated,-he was the; <  winner of the pie eating contest This week Roger is diet-  t  I*.  i "'  *  5  it  CAR & TRUCK IM CENTRE  Let us supply *Sk your Tire  requirement  Quality - Service - Economy  Phone 886-2572  ^>ai=a.S5=Sre^r-;-aj-:-.--T---V,-. ^ -j!>agia��Tg5Mir.^E^  FINAL  EDITION  The final issue of the Glad  RqgLwasoo sale, today. Much*  work goes into turning out this  paper and all those working  on it deserve more than they  will get. Thanks a, lot ��oe keeping us informed of the events  of Elphie.  Hope you have a nice holiday  everyone.  E. Ormrod reviews . i . ,        .-,,.....r,..,.  Ii tie fiilc tliriry  DO YOU ever .wonder where things disappear to?  All  those pins; ^the thimble yoiir grandmother gave you,  those pretty stones you were collecting, and the lovely  lace-edged h^ndkerchieftrom your aunt?  Or perhaps it's a small box   ���   with a pretty top, or your best  fishhook? Well, you may well  hav<2 borrowers in your home!  Mary Norton, in a series of  books as' charming as those  about the; delightful Mary Pop-  pins, now known; to us all, has  told the talc of,ope family,of  tho Borrowers; father,, a brilliant climber who loves to get  into your most dangerously  high cabinets in the night, mother who  is  extremely  hou.se*  "proud." and domesticated, hut  misses the company of the clan  members who have left the big  house, and daughter who is  longing  for "adventure,'.".  ��� Alns, It comes, and they must  fleo from their lovely home  and live, in the woods, But ,ln  tlio, further adventures, The  Borrowers Abroad; The Borrowers Afloat; nnd Tho Borrowers Aloft, wc nro able to be  come as tiny as the Borrowers themselves and really meet  the Lilliputians', in a modern  world.  Po go with them in their,  own home-made balloon! Now?  Well, you can meet them in  the Sechelt Public Lihrary waiting on the shelf in the junior  section.  Some people are so intract-.,  ably vain that when they  admit they arc wrong, they want  as; much .credit for admitting  it as if they  were right.  SECHELT AGENCIES LICK.  'liiiiiraiiiii;]���  ^mmmmmmmmmmatit^m ������������PI "������Il  ��� This free reminder of coming events is a service of  SECHELT AGENCIES liTDi Phone- Sechelt Peninsula^  Times direct for free listings, specifying "Date Pad".  Please note that space is limited and some advance, dates  may have to waitrtheir turn; also that this is a "reminder"  listing only and cannot .always carry,, full details.  April 22���2 p.m. Selma Park Community Hall, O.A.P.O.  Meeting.  April  23���8   p.m.-l   a.m.  Sechelt   Legion   Hall,   Teen  Dance. ���  April 24���2' p.m. Community Hall, Madeira Park, P. H.  -  Hospital Auxiliary, Spring Tea and Bake Sale.  . April  24���7:30   p.m.  Wilson Greek  Community   Hall.  Japanese Style pinner Dpnce. ,  s April 25-���2 p.m. Annual Meeting; St. Mary's Hospital  Society. Legion Hall, Sechelt.  ; April 27���2-4 p.m. Wilson Creek Community Hall. St.  John's United Church Spring Tea.  April 27���8 p.m. Legion Hall, Madeira Park. South P. H.  Waterworks Dist. Annual Meeting.  April  30���8:15 p.m.   Elphinstone Auditorium.  Rutland  Senior Secondary Band Concert,  Selma Park  Across street   from Store and P.O.,  2-Bedroom House  : Pemb. Bath. $5,750. Rental Terms. Low D.P.  H: Gregory 885-9392.  SECHELT AGENCIES LTD.  REALTY and INSURANCE  Wharf Rood Phone 885-2161  April 23 - 8 p.m.  j **#<(lWWWW!teil"*#SMW��'>t"*'  ���^s^i��a*sBwW(����K��*JSW^ I  The Exolic Phillipine Dancers  and other imported acts  TwJKght Theatre  ^���yj. sat x&k ��� ^t^^^wSvS i:-ff^g^* ���^,^-:^r  fA,~~--'l'iilMif- r'lll '-rrr-   -** *      - ���  :-'- '  ���'  ���-~-~. ..    ������������   ..xr... ..   .i-t^ r..  ECHELT  ERVICES  PORPOISE BAY   (Sechelt)   B.C.  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"'���T  "I may be wrong,  Progress UiiderimiMes Morality  A Sad  Safe  A spinster sat on her porch one  eve :.��� .���'A'-/- '   Watching the daylight fade,    -  Admiring the lovely colors,  the sun on the clouds had laid.  rjter hearty was sad and-lonely,  Life seemed to have passed her  A>y,  And her thoughts, filled with  the strong home ties the sense .     ^   . moral degeneration assailing such a large segment .. self-pity,  of   honor   toward   the   family ASK.hU by the Uiosons r. 1 .t\. w felJ\,u%f      . f        nJL*nf _��v vouth                                            Bright a tear-drop to her eye,  have made it almost inconceiv- on whether sex education should be offered! of our present dayyoutn.  go m schools, Coast Garibaldi Health Unit Director,  able   for   these   kids   to  astray." Dr. A. J. Cunningham, expressed puzzlement as  What a tremendous commen- to why tne su_den hue and cr>' for accent on sex.  dation this is for the Orientals.        '        ' " . . . ���..;�����0,;A_ tnr  And what a condemnation it is To a large extent there js justification for  for many parents. Not all par- the Doctors point of view, for by throwing at  ents   whose  children  get  into them a previously little discussed subject as a  trouble are to blame by any means of decreasing the soaring illegitimate birth  means. But there don't seem to rat6j js open to considerable doubt,  be   the   strong   home  ties   of It woui_ undoubtedly help remove the danger  of venereal disease and possibly to some degree  cut down illegitimacy, but could very well result  in an alarming increase in premarital relationship.  In other words, the whole concept signifies "if  you can't fight them, join them".  It does not in fact get to the base of the pro-  years gone by. And the sense of  honor toward the family seems  at times to be almost nil.  Second Childhood  (London (Eng.) Times)  IT'S RUDE to whisper," they blem- or   rather   problems,   which   encompass  Foremost of these being the automobile, an _     ���_,,,'���.       . . .  extreme y portable front-room without the  in-J^en suddenly a plan was bom,  cZZlc! of continued interruptions by mem- ZTJ^^T^ua^  hers of the family. Vastly improved financial con- She d nab herself a man some-  ditions make  possible the  multi  purpose  car    **e.r.e'    w.,..���  without  which,   much  of junior's  philandering Tomghtshe would begin,  would be impossible. So many parents today com- For g0ssip said lhat burgiars,  pletely neglect their responsibilities to the children ^^4 ift her neightjorhood,  in order to keep up with the social merry-go- ^ here.s (he cha��e sbe hoped  round, thereby opening the door to furtheftempta-    for : ,!  ^on. To catch one if she could.  Another contributory factor is the,type of  filth available on most bookstands and indeed in in a chair on the verandah,  many public libraries, masquerading under the She made herself quite snug,  guise of literature. Over the years, as with modern Prepared to stay awake all night  day movies, obscenity has crept in. Degenerate And calch he��df a thug,  sex orgies are described in lurid detail in books  used to tell us when we were numerous facets, all contriButary factors in the    and magazines available to any youngster, while  very young, but we continued  for some years to whisper secrets to our young companions.  A great part of our conversation was conducted in what the  story-tellers still call "excited  whispers." It was full of excited adjectives, too, applied  with a fine indiscrimination to  food, drank, games, stories,  and treats of all kinds.  ___J3ie-_appeaj_nee-^of__sweets7  cake or "pop," the promise of  a picnic, a ride or a bathe were  greeted with a jig and little  cries of rapture. Hyperbole was  our common speech. With  small, boastful inaccuracies  and fearful "whoppers" we  told the tale of our possessions,  emotions, and adventures.  "Fantasy," our elders called  it, in extenuation.  Minute Messages  Most   people   are   bothered   by  On the screen the ankle length dress has evolved  into the briefest of bikinis. Torrid love scenes  are portrayed which leave nothing to the imagination and in fact do little else but create the impression it is the way of,life.  With   such   insidious   indoctrination,   it   is Some stealthy sound awoke her,  She wrapped a blanket 'round  her  And settled for the night,  But nature proved the stronger,  And sleep soon claimed her  tight.  those passages of Scripture they -JUtte wonder, moral retard^  do not understand; but . . . the  <assageiiAthatbothep me are those  I do understand .��� Mark Twain  Purpose of Creation  IN HIS second letter to the Christians at Corinth. St.  Paul writes:  "The things which are seen are temporal but the  things which are not seen are eternal", and in so closing  St. Paul'is stating a proposition on which faith in immortality rests.  When we were children life seemed secure, but as  we  grew older we  were faced  with  many questions.  As we grew up we left these which in turn made us aware of the insecurity which  endearing excesses behind. Our surr0unds this mortal life, and we gained something of  There! Over by the railing,.  t3i^^CAm,e���m0r_l^r?^SiC: ^C the   meaning   of the   lines  of   Shakespeare���"AH   the  world's a stage, and all the men  and women merely  "be players. They have their exits and entrances". We also  there, but they were less stag- rea,ised that this insecurity rests not only upon indi-  gering.    Fantasy    faded,    and viduals. but upon societies and nations,  some of us began to pride our- When we |0ok back on the hisIory of mankind we  adjectives less enthusiastic the  delivery not so breathless. The  inexactitudes    might    still  selves on a careful understate-  Nothing remained to re-  see how the vast empires of Egypt,  Babylon, Assyria,  Greece and Rome appeared lo be so stable, and within  ment.  mind   us   of   those   expressive ....        .-....���  days except, of course, the be- our own llfetime�� tne Bntish Empire. In our own age,  havior of each new generation now onen nas 'l oeen snovvn t�� us 'hat generations of  ���and  now  the  advertisements men anu< women fall like snow���to remain for a while  on. television. then to melt away. Against such a background of evidence  These last provide a reassur- and thinking, no wonder men ask," Is there anything  that lasts"?  ing parallel. AH the things v/e  remember are there���the excited whispers, the breathless  delivery, the adjectives, the little jigs .jand .cries. Qf rapture,  the boastings large and small,  and the inexactitudes of fantasy.  Peddlers* Wagons  n" (Memphis Sun)      ,  JBACK many years ago we lived  in a middle-sized Southern  town where ... everybody took  life especially easy in summer.  One of the features of life we  recall as highly agreeable was  made up of the presence  peddlers driving wagons  Some would turn St. Paul's thought on this, upside down and say, "The things which arc seen arc  eternal, but the things which are not seen arc terhporal".  They mean that the Universe goes on for ever���and  while Stars fade away, new ones take their place. They  also add that the things contained in the make tip of  man are only here for a timc-j-in other words���temporal,  Death is considered as thc end of the chapter���the final  chapter���iti fact.  Those who demand concrete evidence of the things  seen and the things not seen, find their-answer in  mutcriutism, but thjs,materialism over simplifies everything. The glory and wonder of the Universe���the stars  and the planets arc marvellous, hut what of ihc invisible  gravitation and the invisible mathematical formulae with  0f which they are organized. What of the Creative Power  behind and beyond alj this',' Is not thc Invisible more  and advertising their wares by glorious than the visible?  tuneful recitals they  made up        With tho glorious message of Haster still with us  L�� ?.��?��'. .m<.-��.i,������* ������������.��� "ml ���h��M.rc��* central truth of the Church-Thc Restirec-  One. Itinerant   merchant   wc ,,���,,   .���,,. ,���.    ������ -;,.,,     ;     .... >, v  remember Would  announce' In "on"~s"1   n f''r rnlnds-^wes.tll find ourselves con-  .icnson in a mellow baritone "I ccrncd w'm  "'<: demh of life after death���and this  got strawberries" and go from wc cmm *"-��,y Imagine, sGolng back 10 St, Paul, we  thero to,list a variety of other f'nu ���*'���'���� he. never indulged in the folly of claiming  fruits and' vegetables, Tho wa* some knowledge of the actual Mate of life after death.  gon creaked  In n  minor key. When he says, "Hyo hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither  The mule's ears flopped stead* have entered Into ihc heart of man the things which God  ily and the mule h hooves made nilln prcp���rct| for u,cm ,|,u, jov�� him", What he is  street ��P   ��n M.yln_>Jh'JLi!E^^  -��-~~--"~~~~~0^ your childhood reading of Peter  Kunnon packaged In cellophane ''"--I'^U'r va>:s-."To die, io diu will he an awfully hj|{  and the like and carefully cho* ������r��niiiro \ Many people need tliK cinplmsls-doatli Is  nen  for  uniformity  In < finality <"��� advcniurc,  ��� and size are nicer and better        Science tells '11.**. thai the chemical properties of our  In   every   respect   than   those phy^i i,ll(|y cwn hc Vl���(uu( a, ���,��������� one ,,,{���,,,., ,��� ,,������  !!: tf��?A;% c. ^" "KT.'.r:",; "", "rZTw""  1 is jt(��nc���Is thai iho end? II ,s<)-;-wliat is .the, purpor��oT  far greater proportion than it already has.  . o ~r~^ r���iZ ~~Ct ~~-        1^7-    A Something made a sound!  Solution to the problem is a difficult one.  Progress calls for free speech and the lifting of stepping from the blanket,  restrictions, at the same time there must surely $he ma_<> a speedy run,  be a limit as to how far we might go in this Alld qujc���iy reached the railing  resect. Certainly our present day social structure -r_ grasp the prize she'd won.  requires drastic change if we are to rid ourselve\ ;  of the cancer of rising immorality eating into the, But what a disappointment,  very foundation of pur society. Was hers that awful night.  For 'twas just the cold porch  il-lflllBSllM^lt�� She clasped with all her might.  I OV��i*��pSI-t*_kiilIB^ Shcdcarclcssly that-evening,}  *   '   '    " W Hirng her sweater on that past,  "VILLAGE of Sechelt is as yet, free from parking And that's the man she thought  problems, the time however is not too far    she'd nabbed.,  off when the situation might be a little different. Now she's given up hope-  Already before the tourist season has started there     almost,  are times when convenient parking is difficult to  locate.  Reason for occasional lack of space along Carefree  the shopping area unfortunately is often due to Yoiina&ters  complete lack of consideration by those who park ,ru    ,        ���, , , K  outside a place pf business before proceeding to r^        ��������'���-�� ��*  spend four or five hours on a long shopping spree  or as in a few caises, a prolonged gossip.  This in itself is not a particularly; serious  situation except that there arc times when having  a car stuck outside a store for hours at a time,  proves somewhat frustrating to the merchant involved. Neither he nor his customers are able to Held at bay by happy cries  get near to load or unload arid often business is of the youngsters stfclv  lost as a result. *>���������;  There arc a number of off street parking  areas, small though some of them arc, and the  village certainly i,s not that large that any great  distance,of walking is necessary. ^  Merchants of thc district takp the trouble to4rc you"B ",cn .^��o.on��c.���tc*o��.,  leave the streets clear for shoppers, the-majority , "cc*1 ilkm ,hc b",hins n��M,9��  of whom seldom stay for more than thirty minutes. ,usl "^ "'��se young^crs do,  As the village grows the number of parking THcsc young men are the  space hogs will increase and a problem could    soldiers,  develop which will not enhance thc reputation of Who've pledged their lives lo  the community. SCCi  Perhaps some action should be started now, That children shall  stich as one hour parking signs, possibly less than  tin hour in some locations. Within a very short  .' will  be in the middle of mmdrlfmhio  There's a crowded happy playground,  Where childish laughter gay,  Rings across the water  As they romp in carefree play.  Here grief and trouble's  mis*iing,  swimming  Near the lifeguard's watchful  eyes,  And scattered in far countries  forever  Laugh joyously and free,  time we will be in the middle of considerable  tourist activity, at which Jimo, limited parking will  be ti dire essential,  A little thought and planning on these lines  at tills time would go a long way to eliminating,  to some extent, a potential problem not far away,  ���e  .l^^^yT^WSSSiWlM*^***'  me/tvtnito.% ***! '** 1 ���  JoUixinlla'lie-yoiir'Ululirflln  liiBSi��asiiwiHs*��*'*>  /  however, we find the  A gold plnicd lake., hut torn vis found In Canada'**  Milwirciie wilds, 'J'he tuiesilon arises lo dig ihc Muff up  or bulk, a fori on (op ol"|i,  A famous aiiorney recently submitted to a Ho do*  lector, but ho was filled with confusion when ihc record  showed lhat he was lying even when ho wasn't saying  any tiling.  ......   ^  )     I  Published Wednesdays  at Sechelt  on n.C'a .Sunshine Const  by  Sechelt peninsula Times Ud.  Stvlnx the urai front  I'on Mellon t<> Itomont  (Ifowe Sound to h'rw Inlet)  Houtthi.1 (l, WlicelerfMltor  !i, llArllxffiml, Publisher  of' the   ihiisfonl  jpleuHlng one.  mcrchnTT! *���rcmm       \      ���The Hev,  t, II, Kelly~.'l|ie Anglican Chiircli  Hlecirlo  signals,  Tottsier���-A device��� for sending "up "smoke  SulisciIptIon Rules;  (In lutvanco)  l Tear; $,v: ? Vcurs, $P  -i Y��.nr��,lil3  U,f>, and 1'orelgn *S 50 i\tf  uanru  *H��  ���   ���by Maurice Hemstreet  HI, ffeRE, cton'i lpbk^now, but here I am,again- to  tiring you trie'latent hews ,in< the square .dance circles  of fli'e'Silnshine Coast'and surrounding areas,  .S^ti,.April  1Q,   1965,-, proved ��� -' <-"-*"-" :���~ '  to ,be^ jjijqther entertaining evening at the St. Hilda's 'Church  Hall with Jack and Mary Austin from - Vancouver,' squaring  up with us, and Chet and Gwem  Hicks'from Roberts' Creek, joined in the fun we-had. Oh! you"  ���will find- some, people who will  say-  that   square> dancing   is-  .work. - Well in the Sechelt Promenaders, we try to put on 3n  evenings   program   of  square  NEED M CAR?  NEW or IISE0  '   ���"������;--*'���_*_������ '  '''-SECHELT; B:C;  Ph. 885-2111  -Ted Farewell  dancing and round dances that-'  will suit anybody and everybody, mixed with a dash of humor, a pinch of relaxation and'  a large barrel of laughter. Now  put this all together and it adds  up to fun in about two dozen  languages or maybe even more.  However, the only way to real-"  ly find out if you-have been  missing something is to come  on a' Saturday night and see for  yourself.  I stepped out of my truck  the other day and who- do you  think was standing on the sidewalk? Why it was none other  than Bill and Bea Norman  from the Circle 60 Club _t Powell River I didn't have much  time to talk because they were  just leaving to' catch the ferry  back to Powell River, so I- still  don't know how square dancing is going up there. Well I'll  just have to get a square together, go up and find out  ftfadedra   Park   has   lost   a  wonderfuP friend and hairdresser but much worse than that,  the Sechelt Promenaders havc  lpst another square dancer;  Rosemary' MacLellarr has' moved' to. Lake Cowichari where,  within-a few short��� weeks she  will become Mrs.' Rai Thomas.  Now seeing that quite' a/num-  .ber. ofv our square dancers are  'settling around" or near Lake  |Cowichan,- all I' can say to Rai  and' Rosemary, is; may all' your  troubles be little- square dancers and best of wishes from  Peg- and I.  Getting back to' dates to remember���on Jan. 7, -. 1961* it: says  here that it was the first square  dance of the new year. Quite'  a time getting the kinks out  after the holidays however the  evening was enjoyed5 by all  anyhow, or somehow.  Jan.  21,  1961���Once more I  went" square dancing in a costume, this time as'a pirate. I  can't quite remember what*_*_?����,  occasion* was;   maybe   P .tiatff  been robbed of something previously, like my senses.  Well,  I do remember that my outfit ,  caused a lot of comment' that  can't be printed.  I haven't much to say here  except that I do hope everybody had a wonderful Easter  weekend, so: bye for now.  The Sechelt Peninsulo Times, Wed., April 21, 1965 Page S  Win bus contract . . .  Motors score  over Japanese fender  A $2 MILLION contract to supply 60 new buses for. Metropolitan Vancouver and Victoria transit systems  has been awarded by "&e. Hydto to the Diesel Division  of General Motors Ltd;, of. London, Orrt.  Contract    specifications  require that the" new buses will  be. powered by engines of' over 200 horsepower. Delivery of.  the Canadian-built vehicles is  scheduled to be" completed' by  October 31.  Fifty of the buses with' a seating; capacity of 42V'tir4_^ passers  gers will operate; ins tiiev Van1  cbiuver area. EigKt urbahitype  buses with a seating; capacity-  for" around _! passengers will  join* the Victoria* transit fleet  andi two suburbar^type buses'  with" recliner-typfe seats will-  operate in the Victoria area:  A feature in the new vehicles  will be more leg space .between  seats than jpresently available  to passengers travelling on-the  new ,l*uses bought last year for  North Vancouver. These buses  will be altered to conform' to  the space available in the nfew  buses:  Exteriors of the new buses  will carry blue and green'trim  to-v adhere to BIC. Hydro's transit" color Vplam  Th'tev n^w buses will' replace  vehicles which Have been in  service since 1946 and 1947.  The bid by General Motors  won out over lower bids submitted by two Japanese firms  wfien the latter were found' to  fall short of contract,..specifications.  A B.C. Hydro spokesman said  basic changes would'be required to adapt the Japanese buses to requirements here.  your  feu  lead  siness leaders  mm*mm+mmmmmm+mmmmmmmmmmwmmwmmmmrmmmmm*mmmmmmwMmm*  Sow Ceitf re  Wilson Greek  Dealer, for P.M. Canadlen - MieCullocti -  Homelite - Pioneer and Srihl Chain Saws.  COMPLETE STOCK OF ALtV MODELS  Parrs and Repair Service  Telephone 885-2228  mmmmmwmrnmmmmwfmmmmmmm  Your Periihsula Centre  for Furniture, Appliances  Sales ond Service        '  ?   < n\h"l*  Richier's T.V. _ Radio Lid.  Sechelt, B.C. 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IN ALL YOUR  STATIONERY  ||'   PRINTING REQUIREMENTS  Why Shop Out Of Town?    !  :  ��� .��� -.   -  ������- .'��������� _��� -...  f^nmeS&Sm  Page 6 The Sechelt Peninsula Times, Wed , April 21, 1965  I.     ��    '.-*. - A  .*-*-*v: -* '* ���*��  .    5- I os���-���  ��� '.      *    ���� U. _Tt?  ' '����� *Z '     * ;   V ��*  ��� *'*!*�� .*���'_��� .;-��*�����,  ���       'w.,|     ,>���  ��� 111  *�� ��  ,�����  Western style  [I   "SOI   msMfl F amilv \14ht there will be anothci op  po tnnt\ to hun (ountu and Western sin����u^ l)oi  Liu bt it t und  hm ltd I lio'nhiison at tlu Pendu liar  boui  PI \ \ iiiet\  Ni^ht on May  14 in the hi^h -school  auditorium.  Spanish danqers  LYGIE and Pomponia Martinez find that a Little instruction from their mother, dancing comes naturally and  brought a touch of old Spain to Family Night  Liqns project  gels $743 boost  MOST successful- venture -of  the Sunshine" CoSsk- Lions  Club to date was-the .recent $10  plate dinner, held in the Legion  Hall April 10.' ���< *��� ���  A number of fund "raising  projects are presently':*Vunder  way by the club, including^ a  ball point.. pen sale', goinf at  $1 each. Proceeds of the sale  as with other funds realised  will go toward the Ehysiotljier-  apy ward of St. Mary's'Hospital.    ' "-'...   '��� ������;���'."'.".:  At the last meeting of the  club, held at Ole's Cove, treasurer Frank Parker, announced a total profit of- $743 had  been cleared on the "S10 plate  dinner. This was considerably  more than had befen -anticipated and proved a welcome  boost   to   the  hospital   project.  A partial slate of officers  for the coming year was read  out by President Joe Benner  but futher nominations are to  follow and elections will take  place at the next meeting.  Donation of $10 was made to  the Gibsons Kiwanis following  a request for support of their  Easter  Seals  campaign.  Lions   will   again   participate  in  the  May_M  Fred  Jorgenspfi  was appointed  "co!Tnni|_5_^__ia_rjnaiv. ~   Popular group  teendance  Folk singers  WHEN folk singers Bud and May Blatchford and Tom  Morrison (guitar) get together,; everyone is happy.  They were greeted with tremendous applause at the recent Sechelt Family Night.  ,, Pen Pals  HELPING Family Night go with a swing were the Pen  Pals:  Heather Hall, Jackie Chambers and Eileen  Nestman.  P��*��.'WWi"t<<����*ii^''*^W*'**s*hiw:'  Easter parade  .JUST some of the little folk who played the Selma'Park  Oldtimors, Back row from left: Boyd Goeseh, Pam  Benner, Keith Jaeger, Susan Joi'gon.sen and Lorrie Alan. Those in parade are Robbie Nestman, Darcy Ste*  phanson, Lennie Page and Penny Jorgensen.  ATTRACTING much interest,  is the first teen dance of the  year, completely organised _y  the young people and featuring  the Midnight Four, who made  their debut at the recent Family Night in Sechelt, then billed  as the Unteachables.  In the group are two Elphinstone students, Eloisc Belong  and Paul Rudolph: the Lucka-  shuk brothers, Tony and Leo  arc new comers to thc area.  Although they had only practised for a short time before  their first, public appearance,  they were an immediate success, and no doubt many teenagers will attend the dance,  just, to hear them. '  The dance which will be held  in the Sechelt.'Legion Hall this  cpming  Friday,  23 April  from  ���8 p.m. to l a.m., is strictly  non profit. The sale <)f tickets  50 cents single, and 75 cents  per couple is expected only to  defray the expenses, Age limits  are from .14 years to 21 and  I'.T.A. members will supervise  the event to ensure that no disruptive element is allowed to  disturb the evening's entertain*  ,. ment; ' "'"V"   "��� '   Success of this dance wilt decide the future w{' similar  events in the area,  Accompaniment  PICTURED with sollsf Blolso Pclong is Mrs. Helen Sinclair who accompanied many of the acts aL the recent variety show. Normally found ih"Hiei B.C, Hydro office, Mrs...Sinclair proved that, typewriter or piano, she  is master of the keys,'  PENDER HARBOUR HOTEL  CHINESE CUISINE  BY OUR OWN CHINESE CHEF  WITH TAKE-OUT SERVICE  AVAILABLE  ��Bite.i**.ite  t .>����;lMi*&irt|��M��85Mi  x    k    x  CHINESE  FOOD  SERVED  ���Tuoiday-  ENJOY EXCELLENT MEAL$ IN  OUR COMFORTABLE DINING ROOM  OPEN DAILY  COFFEE SHOP HOURS:  Phono 883-2377  ' V _-_jiw-��*J��slV_t,u,��rfr#_y-_ft),jv_lV  .,....... ��� .. .-..��,  * '������'������#'���  1��-  PJ��*C    V-^-i*?** 3.  The Sechelt Peninsula Times, Wed., April 21, 1965 Poge 7  Sechelt-Egmohi . . ��  Local representatives  attend PTA Convention  PRESENTLY attending the PTA convention in Victoria,,'  is Mrs. Nonie Rathbone representing Sechelt and  Mrs. Florence Jeffries representing Egmont.  At   the    last   regular    PTA     ~'���~���'  wa\  Couple escape  meeting, president Mrs. Margaret Lamb announced that  Mrs. C. L. Poteet would attend  the May Day committee meeting and it was agreed to enter  a float and operate a booth  as  on  previous  occasions.   As  May. -���:  Mrs. Poteet who had attended a council meeting oh' behalf  of the PTA when the erection of.  a permanent booth in Racket.  Park was discussed, thought;  that the furnishing of the booth'  FIRE which broke out during  the night completely destroyed the home-of Mr. and Mrs.  Nick Bortnick of Silver Sands.  ' Roused by. the crackling  flames. Mr. and Mrs. Bortnick  escaped through a window.  Their own telephone - useless,  the Bortnicks rushed to the  home of R, Crichton, approximately a mile away, to summon the-fire department.  The fire had made such head-  i^way; 4hat by the^time the*fire  brigade arrived, minutes aft#-  -*eeemng^-the   3   a.m.   alarm;  Malor advance as  on  previous  occasions.   As    that the furnishing of the booth'  RAPID change of scene in the Gibsons area takes place   the booth is so popular, that it   would make a worthwhile PTA  as the 34 suite apartment block shapes a major ad-   runs out of ���*��������"����������� tnn "'"n}*-   --    ���   - -       -���<    ���   ���  vance in the progress of the district.':Opinioa of many is  that this is but the start of other such enterprising projects. '  Sechelt social notes  ���With Your Neighbours  THOSE attending the' L.A. Canadian Zone meeting held at  Vananda from Sechelt; were  Mrs. L. Brackett, Mrs. M.  Cooke, Mrs. C. Foster, Mrs. R.  SPiurrirn    a�������-.f    k      t>    A M- Thomson, Mrs. M. Swiggun  Adams, chairman of the Gib-    _   G   Lucken  sons  Library-hoard.  to obtairr  Support sought  for library board  financial support from council  for heating and plumbing in  the section of the new village  hall, to be used for the library,  the house  was beyond  saving.  The brigade had the fire itself  controlled within a half-hour of    nau m 0G used for  their arrival^ but stayed on the    pr0ved unsuccessful.  scene  until  6  a.m.   to  control  and cool the embers.  The children of Mr. and Mrs.  .Bortnick were visiting their  ;gr and mother on the Francis  . Peninsula .so were not endangered by the fire, .which took  ���their ������home,,.,;-��� .���,,;���...,.,.,,. -..��<���  Bortnicks had purchased.-the  house last fall, and had just  completed,...renovations. It is  thought   that   the   fire, began  ~hii enjoyed the trip by Char-  runs out of supplies too quickly, members sanctioned that  Mrs. ;D. Goeson order double  the usual quantity of novelties.  Mrs. Goeson reported on the  progress of ��the arrangements  for the teen dance to be held  in the Legion Hall from 8 p.m.  to 1 a.m. April 23, Live music  will be supplied by the Unteachables together with records.  The teenagers are making their  own arrangements, the PTA only acting in a supervisory capacity.  Mrs. R. Lizee has been named chairman^of. ther,. nominating =  committee for next year's PTA.  _PVTAjro_unehrs approved--pria==-  cipal of Sechelt Elementary  School's suggestion that students be presented with crests  instead of cups at the coming  project. Teenaged work ' part-'  ies could be organized to operate the booth during ball  games and profits from the sale  of refreshments would go towards further park projects.  Guest speaker"Mr. Phil Lawrence said that by the end of  the month he hoped to confer  with the seven leaders of the'  recreations commissions when*  a youth activity program Tor  the area would be discussed.  The Community Programmes  Elranch, said Mr. Lawrence,  maintains a comprehensive 11b-  raryi Vof * books,- .pamphlets and-  films related to all phases of  rprreation, which-afe-availabtef-  Councillor Drummond pointed out" the original agreement  did not include these extras  and it was made clear at the  time, the board would be responsible for fitting, furnishing etc.  ���V Mr. Adams said that as it  was after ailuanvUlage�� library,'  ���be-felt council should expand-  a little, The councillor replied,  "If   you   cannot   supply   your  tered   bus.  They  were  accom  panied by members from Gibson's, Roberts Creek and Pow-      - --..-- _     ���   ���  ell   River and   were   treated    sports day to.-..be-held irt mid-    service  most   royaly   by   the   Vananda '~  free of charge to recreation  commissions and organizations.  He recommended that organizations   take   advantage   of   this  Branch.  Mrs. A: A. French is away  for the Easter holidays in Lad-  ner.  Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Turner  are spending Easter at Sica-  mous.  Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Billings-  ley*'ar'e fback- Home after some,  months "spent :}\n   Vancouver  where    Mrs.   Billingsley    was  vf"^_|^,_^ ���  y-__^*_i_* * 'law- tSZJ^zxjsL's-. ��4-�� S _*__��  al- belongings were lost.  )_;Tr.r   J 'v**,'"^ ���w'M' y*���� can.    recovered  fPP^^te^ expanded our    verv woii  ^budget;*       m^*^;. , ,���,,.'    very weu.  " �� :,,._ -'^,   .    AttJ'^'A' AZ - . ������  The Canadian Red Cross stockpiles emergency relief sup-  ,plies in France, Lebanon and  Switzerland to assist disaster  victims in Europe and the Middle East.  NEED A CAR?  NEW or USEU  ���    ..TRY.'      ..,;,  Peninsula  Motor Prod.  SECHELT, B.C.  Pf>. 685*2111  - T��- Forewcll  Councillor Fladager advised  help be sought from Victoria,  "there are grants available,  and I feel sure you would get  assistance" he said, "perhaps  next year we will be able to  view the matter more favour*  ably." ,   ... _!}-__�����  CASH SHORTAGE  Clerk C. Gooding announced  it might* b<? necessary to pre-  pare a bydaw to borrow nioncy  as funds were getting low.  An amazed chairman stated  this is the first time we have  ever been in such a situation,  but was assured that it might  not . be necessary, it would  however be juivisablc to be  prepared. ,  It wns moyed authority> be  given to cirri w up n by-law  should the eventuality nrlse.  Today's best; laugh:. The custom of Greenwich Village artists showing their paintings on  the sidewalks stems an old  Bohemian tradition; non-payment of rent.  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COME IN AND MEET YOUR NEW PIONEER DEALER  LITTLE  ENGINE SALES & SERVICE  Gibsons^ BX,'���"- Phone 886-7423  ....������_ jt��� ..���.sa.M&.��Wi.S^M>��&H5^T��  Poge 8 The Sechelt Peninsula Times, Wed^ April-21, 1965  Does Your Club* orz^roumrMpottsite   <  Acfivi.ies Regularly to Thektimes?  i"�� M '  * V/ *  This advertisement is' not pubilsrled'.or displayecl.by;the' MquofCor>tToy6aifti(  m 4  d^by'tiieGoMrri^ t ��qi&,t_^J  Young choristers  YOUNG choristers of St. John's United Church, Wilson  Creek, made a delightful picture, wearing their newly acquired surplices for the Easter Sunday services.  From left: Cindy Nygren, Cathy DeKleer, Glenys Mac-  leod, Janice Furuya, Linda Pearson, Ona Burnett, Barbara Humphrey and Betty Humphrey.    His and Hers  by J. and D. Browning  IN 1892 THE parents decided to leave their Northamp-  [ tonshire village and go to Norfolk Island, South Pacific Ocean, the H.Q. of the Melanesian mission, to convert the natives of the Solomon Islands and neighboring  groups to a more Christian and conventional way of life.  In a previous column we mentioned the head huntirig  and cannibalistic proclivities of these people.  My  brother,   aged  two,   and-  four months decided    gets its_^ye_on__o_i1_4a)a_���eit���  to tag along~witrT~_iein~~Ttrere~^ or   you'U  deemed no alternative. On the  way \ve stopped off at Hobart,  Tasmania at the-home of Bishop Montgomery, father of the  famous  Monty.  I   do   not   recollect   this   sojourn, but it is quite probable  that   Monty,   who   must   have  been   aged   about  five;   either  made   clicking   noises   at   me  (improbable)   minded   me   for  short  periods   (possible)  or. in-  desperation   . said    "Bfex,jjUiet,,!  you.   �����g^alj^g'.i#:$.^^  (quitei^^^Z'^^^^<^'^^e:--'<1:i^vev'-^.^   them   and'   never  dieeee."  The first objective was sometimes attainable, but those mythical conceptions of the staff,  the 2nd and 3rd objectives, almost never. In fact they were  like that other figment of the  imagination, the "unexpired  portion of the day's rations,"  usually mentioned in battalion  orders for a move or such' like  operation, to overcome ahy��<dif-  ficulficis iii plaptiin:|f\'^^^oopl,'  victual* for the day. The troops  attentions is a1 mark of distinction from one who was to become Field Marshall Viscount  Montgomery of Alamein, K.G.  etc., and whojyas, by; K?s Victory _;t| El jj&wneirr^tfd direct  the tiirning point of the war  and   save   western  democracy:  If Rommel had got through  to Cairo and the Suez Canel,  that would have been quite  something.  Lord Montgomery's book,  "The Path of Leadership"  ought to be a "must" reading  for all schools:     ,  It is sad that I did not assume from him a part of his  military mantle, in the sense  of, "The Mantle of Elijah Fell  on Elisha."  were eating them when supposed to, What happened to  them? We do not know. We  tried and tried but never did  we' isolate a specimen of the  "unexpired portion of the day's  rations." '  Lord Montgomery used , to  make sure of his first objective before committing his  troops to the 2nd and 3rd, or  else see the enemy off somewhere else. We were usually  supposed to do it in one big  "whoosh". Later in W.W.l.'s  more open fighting, it was probably different. I Wouldn't  know, having been eliminated  by the wehrmacht,  We did not have walkie-talkies in W.W.I.  If we had, the  But to tell the truth, though    following   conversations   might  rewarded by H.M. King George    have ,taken place, *  ��� V and the King of the Belgians,  my military success in W.W.l  was fairly Infinitesimal. There  were always those three imponderables in the way, (1) in  the winter, mud. (2) barbed  wire, (3) the wehrmacht plus  machine guns, mlnnicwerfcrs  nlno*polnt*twos, ' '.  As  In   the  son  "Goodbyecc,  goodbyeee   if   n   nlno-point-two  Brigade H.Q. "Where are  you?" Battalion H.Q, "At the  first objective, but only just,  with forty five men left Jri tho  bnttnlllon", B.H.Q. "What are  you wniting for?" Batt. "We're  hungry and there's nothing to  eat for lunch," B.H.Q. "Eat  thc unexpired portions of, you  know what," Bait, "Tho^ expired at breakfast time," B.H.*  Q. "Weil, get on with it anyway." Batt. "What about reinforcements?" B.-H.Qi "There  aren't any. Two companies jgot  lost in Ypres and the other two  are stuck in the mud near  Langemarck. You were supposed to meet Coldstream  Guards at the 3rd objective the  other side of Houthulst forest,  ten minutes ago." BatL-VlWha'  about a barrage?" B-H.Q.  "Have a heart, chum, its raining,"  On the whole,  I'm  glad we  didn't have walkie-talkies.  N.B. The bit about the Guards  and Houthulst forest is true.  Well, well, we started out for  Norfolk Island: and ^we f are at  Houthulst, forest, of horrid'  memories. One gets scattgrbj  ined, like-^fehfr^v^eaTc minded  Dickens character who resided'  with David Copperfield's aunt  Betsy Trotwood, and who was  always writing theses but always ended up about Charles  l's head.  The reason I visit Sechelt so  often is not only on account of  the attractive women there but  because I generally forget at  least one thing on the list, and-  now it is getting worse because t  I r<^^^^s^^^00i^^  membernbi to forget to get: >"���'   -  In the. settlement of-Northern  Alberta   where   we   lived,   six  different  people  became  men-; .  tally ill and had to be taken'?  away.-: Did we get out of there  in time? Sometimes  I  wonder.  Kiwanis undertake  ball park project  CHAIRMAN of the Kiwanis  Parks Committee, Jim Drum-  mond, announced last week the  Kiwanis Club have now offic-"  ially taken over developemcnt  of the Brothers Memorial Park.  " The club is prepared to  spend $1,000 immediately, com*  mencing April 26,, when burn*  ing, grading etc, will start off  development of a five a'cre  block, whiph will include a��  senior ball diamond, a little  league ball dinmnnd and soccer pitch.  Mr. Drummond told The>  Times, "the club will need a  great deal of assistance both  financial and otherwise' and wo  look to tho public for their support which will bo very much  appreciated/*  FOR QUICK RESULTS  USB TIMES AD BRIEFS  '���'       3-"'  ce of Qui  ADVENTURE IN A B.C. PARADISE  tel^**��*'����*frt*-<t*>S��**t*��*t*fc��*  1^ \# 1��f^B��wM���'i''^"^*^rt,'^^  Margaret Mclntyre  of Sjechelt  iM  rci o:  ur  AVAILABLE AT THE TIMES OFFICE  $5,00   (plus 25c tax)  for Carling Pilsener Beer ��-��� *u*.uM��&i��&-�� ��� tiftta* \H.T-.-i-,fol*.OK<;  aefe^sss^s^^^^  Pender  area  ecreotioh committee  receives poor support  THE PUBLIC Recreation Committee meeting held Ap-  " ril 13, was a dismal failure due to lack of attendance.  Perhaps the saddest part of this lack of interest by older  citizens, was the disappointnient of the group of eager  teenage boys who arrived fresh from an afternoons enthusiastic meeting with the area recreational director,  Mr. P. Lawrence. Only one adult, other than the acting  executive attended.   Mr. Lawrence had held a discussion Vmeetirig wiibi the students at Pender Harbour Secondary .School on tbe afternoon  of April 43. One of the points  brought <��yt by the students  was the jiieed for better communication between groups  sponsoring recreational events  on the Peninsula. This will be  rectified by-the formation, now  being planned, of a Central Recreation Committee on the Peninsula to which each local committee will send a representative.  Basically, the students want  some local activities, something to give them someplace  to go and to meet with each  other. They assured Mr. Lawrence that they would be wil-  NEED ACAR?  jyraM^woisEfr  TRY  Peninsula  Motor Prod.  JECHELT, B.C.  2111  - Ted Forewell  ���ling to> work and help in anyway they could to bring this a-  bout  Also mentioned was the lack  of, and the need for, public  beach access and facilities for  local people and tourists. The  students would like to see the  revival of the small boat regatta which was dropped some  years ago.  The young people presented  very graphically and realistically the transportation problems of the harbour area, and  unanimous opinion favored  attempting to promote some facilities for recreation in Madeira  Park as the most central location. Some of the things mentioned, such as a bowling alley, and pool room, are a little  ambitious financially, but not  entirely impossible if interest  and, support, is great enough?  The young people of the community are wilh^g.J_Qw_jibout--  the adults?  The only activity sponsored  by the local committee in the  past three years is the swim  class ; f or -childrenr for"  six  weeks in summer.  If you want more recreation  for adults, for the young people and children of the area,  you must support your local  Recreation Committee, and let  them know what is wanted.  Further,- the committee is not  some vague, miracle producing authority. The committee  is composed-of a directing executive, elected by, and from  among you, to carry out your  wishes���with your support.  First, however, there must  be an active committee. This  last feeble meeting marked the  third failure in the past year,  to have sufficient attendance toI  elect a new executive^  ���   As     the     Committee,    now'  stands,   a   position  is   vacant  since the resignation of the sec-  ;,i5fetary, last JfaU.%Mrs.��H. vWWtt;  taker is acting president (term  expired).    Mr.    EL    Whittaker.  is     acting     treasurer    (term  expired), and Mrs. L. W. Kil-  born is vice-president.  There will be another meeting within the next two weeks.  It is hoped that Mr. .Lawrence  will be present. The incoming  executive will have the benefit of his knowledge and experience, as well as the stimulation and advantage of exchanging ideas with representatives  of the Central Committee.  If the next meeting shows no  greater" interest than the past  three, the present acting executive will be forced to abandon  their attempts to keep the committee alive. The need for recreational activities is here, but  we also need people willing to  tek�� office, ,,a^  support. Watch for the date of  the meeting, to be announced in  -+.~~*���.���i--���-��-~ *      "   -  The Sechelt Peninsulo Times, Wed., April 21, 1965 Page 9  j-**_-��-_--i----_a-----_--ta--i-��_-_-*-*a_-_0-ia_>^^  Roberts Creek News  *��  ���-by Florence McSavaney  DEBORAH March, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. R. Match,  has received word that she has obtained first class  honors in Grade Two Piano Theory with a mark of 97.  Debbie has every reason ftr   ������-~-^-^- ~��� -���  be very proud as most students are several years older before being ready to try for this  exam; she is a pupil of Mrs.  Betty Allen.  .Mrs. Allen, spent a busy weekend, April 10 and 11 at Powell  River and Texada Island, where  training classes were held for  casion the wool mat will be  raffled, which the Roberts Creek  ladies have been busy working  on for several weeks.  COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION  Better than usual attendance  was rioted at the Community  Association meeting on Wednes-  ";"���*_< ������___ were new tor    Association meeting on Wednes-  Guiders; Mrs. Allen is in charge    day levening as memebrs took  01 these as She is chief inctru-.     the rinrwirtunit., *t m������;.^  ��#_  of these as she is chief instruc  tor for the area.  HOSPITAL  AUXILIARY  Roberts Creek Hospital Auxiliary have been asked to be  hostesses for the Friendship  Tea, which will be held in June  and which members of all auxiliaries will attend. On this oc*  _  -w        7__        ���.w��*w__r��L _>        bUVfA  the opportunity of meeting Mr.  Philip Lawrence. Several ideas  were brought forward as projects that might be undertaken  in the area, such as film clubs  and pottery. Nothing definite  was arrived at however, and  these will be looked into if it  is decided they would be of  general interest.  "next weelcs Pender Harbour  news in this paper. Mark, the  date  on  your  calendar.  Chiropractic Office  MON., THURS., SAT.  1678 Marine Drive - Gibsons  Phone 886-9843  IMPORTANT  SOUTH PENDER HARBOUR  WATERWORKS DISTRICT  ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING  LEGION  HALL - MADEIRA PARK  APRIL 27-8:00 PM.  i��i.r  i��l(BW^WiW*5W*��BW*i��n����J��(^��JW��l-J^^  ���  \ ����� 4=**.-' . , ��� ,,  ��� ���   '.     ���  ���     " ��� :'CAf   '��������� '���    "i-p, Jj��>   V  Successful banking  begins with a  savings account  Like almost everyone else, you use your  local chartered bank as a safe and handy  place to build the savings reserve that is so  important to your financial future. In doing  so, you do more than build a solid foundation for financial plans. You are building a  valuable banking relationship and helping  to establish your credit, And as you get to  know the manager and staff���as'you use  other banking services to meet personal or  business needs ��� your banking contacts  become even mpro useful to you. 'And it all  starts with a savings account I  THE CHARTERED BANKS  -SE I WIN Q~YOUR~GOMMUNITY��  ��� ���- '. i   Through 5fi50 branches, all"across Canada,  the chartered banjus bring full-range banking  within the reach of everyof\e.  ^A  r.  1  f  V-  A  P  /;  -v'  I.  t  >���'.!,    ��  i*iWi*iSn jiU��&-t I TMKys��i9!*t��i tttanhWtftiflitli s��  ...  .,...,�� U, Page 10 The Sechelt Peninsulo Times, Wed.. April 21/1965  WATER SURVEY  SERVICES  Complete Water System Service  L. C. EMERSON  Sechelt 885-9510  Insured Blasting  Marine Supplies Service  GARDEN BAY  BOATWORKS  A COMPLETE LINE OF  BOAT REPAIRS  Garden Boy, B.C.  Phone 883-2366  Scows ��� Logs  SECHELT TOWING  & SALVAGE LTD.  Heavy Equipment Moving  & Log Towing  L. HIGGS  Phone 885-4425  CUNNINGHAM  AMBULANCE SERVICE  HALFMOON BAY  Emergency and non Emergency  calls.    Special    rates   for    O.A.P.  Qualified personnel  24 HOUR SERVICE  Phone 885-9927  Phone 885-2062  SIM ELECTRIC LTD.  Electrical Contractors  Appliances - Electric Heat  Phone 885-2062  Mortgage Money  for New Construction  or Older Homes  CHARLES ENGLISH LTD.  Sunnychest Shopping Centre  Gibsons 886-2481  ELECTRA-CLEAN  Upholstery Cleaning  Carpets - Furniture -  Rugs  Phone 886-9890  Frank E. Decker  OPTOMETRIST  ' Bal Block  Gibsons  Every Wednesday  for.,appointment  886-2166  TREE FALLING  TOPPING OR REMOVING  LOWER LIMBS FOR VIEW.  Insured work from Port Mellon  to Pender Harbour  Phone 886-9946  MARVEN VOLEN  L. & K. SWANSON LTD.  Septic Tanks and Drain Fields  Baekhoe and Front End  Loader Work  Screened; Cement Gravel  Fill and Road Gravel  Phone 885-9666  Box 172 . Sechelt  HALL - METAL  General Sheet Metal  HEATING - DOMESTIC  COMMERCIAL - INDUSTRIAL  Phone 885-9606  TINGLEYS  HI-HEAT  SALES and SERVICE  for all your heating  requirements  4 Oil Co.'s Finance Plans  C.E. (Cal) Tingley  Box No. 417, Sechelt  885-9636 ��� 885-9332  Phone Sechelt 885-9669  PENINSULA  BUILDING SUPPLY  "The House With A Heart"  E. J. Caldwell, Proprietor  Box 97 . Sechelt, B.C.  The Finest 5n  FLOWERS  fcqr All Occasions  ELDRED'S FLOWER SHOP  Cowrie Street, Sechelt  Phone 885-4455  ���by John Duniop  GOVERNMENT discovers Egmont���Hon. Dan Campbell, Minister of Municipal Affairs, visited our metropolis on Friday, April 9th and, I feel sure, departed  with the impression that our district has much to offer,  particularly from the tourist's viewpoint.  Arriving   at   10:30   a.m.   Mr.    ���   Sechelt  Beauty Salon  Evelyn Hayes  Above Post office   ".  Cutting and Styling  Tuesday to Saturdoy 9-5  "Your Stairway To  Hair Beauty"        ;, ,  Phone 885-9525  Campbell spent the next hour in  listening to our ideas and suggestions for government participation in local improvements. It had been hoped that  a number of our residents  would have taken this opportunity of expressing their views  to a member of the Provincial  Cabinet, but this was not the  case. There are always plenty  of complaints to be heard a-  bout the government's apparent  lack of concern for small communities, but when opportunities such as this are available,  those who are most vociferous  in their comments are particularly noticeable by their absence.  Possibly the country store  verandah is still the best place  from which to reach the ears  of government, despite my ideas to the contrary. Mark Myers, the very capable President  of the Pender Harbour and District Chamber of Commerce  (which includes the Egmont  district)   was   invited   the   at-  If You DO WANT To  Make MONEY Read This  1, Confidence   |" i"9f ��T*7 ,yo?��(0ct' 2nd< '?57'  to Mar, 25,  1965) our assotv have   ���,.-    a/ownJ' '     ���������������������    :������������''���    '  FROM $150,000 TO $145,000,000  2,   Profit  'n 'l"10, ''mo w0 hayo made an average not gain  for our Investors of  OVER 16% PER YEAR  3   Safety Wo Invest only \n leading Canadian, U,S. and  *   International Businesses and Industries,  To find out what YOU van Imve for'as tlttk m $20,00 n  month, /null thl,t coupon today, i.   ,  ���UNiTKiri\Vl,AtM'l.WTMKW  ;i()(v���Mi;). tV-M HnHMhvny,  ViiiK'ouvrr !>, IM'.,  I'lfimc  nuill   mi- full  ili'tnlln,  wlllimii  oltllK/Hlon,  of  I'.MTKII  A*:.M!Mtx.vnv��'i ri'.vit, i/n>��� ,  pupils at work. According to  reports of those accompanying  him. /Mr. Campbell was favorably impressed as a result of  his visit.  The: following hour and a half-  provided an, opportunity for our  visitors to really see and enjoy  our  beautiful and scenic   surroundings.   Gene  Berntzen  put  his water taxi 'Popandi' at their  disposal and conducted, the party, consisting of Mr., Campbell  Mrs. Isobel Dawson of Powell  River,,   Mr.   Myers,   Mr.   Tom  Connpchie   of   CBC   and   Mrs.  Wheeler  of this  paper,   on   a  tour of our waterfront. The trip  included   a   run   through   the  Skookumchuek    rapids    where  Gene  showed our  visitors  the  location  of  Roland  Point   and  the    Provincial'   parksite    and  stressed the fact that these vantage pjoints, with accompanying  facilities,  should be  made  available  to   the   general   public  without delay.  It was fortunate, in one way,  that there was little in the A-ay  sHaveyou  ever wondered.  ........what the different  life Insurance  plans are for......?  ........what they do ?  ,.��....how much they  cost  ������������������*��****��**  tend.  Mark, who has made it   voi tide in the- rapids. -This eri-  hls" business to be conversant  with the affairs of this area,  was of great help in presenting  our requirements to Mr. Campbell. Between talking and eating, my good wife had prepared  a��� light lunch, the hour passed  all too quickly.  At 11:30, the party was conducted on a brief tour of the  Egmont school under the guidance of the principal, Mrs.  Gladys McNutt. This was of  particular interest to Mr. Campbell, a teacher by profession,  and, who had expressed a desire to talk with and  see the  a bled the group to get a much  closer and more detailed view  of the Parksite at Roland Point  and allowed Mr. Berntzen more  time in which to express his  views, and those oi most of us.  to Mr/ Campbell. On the other  hand, had there been a larger  tide and more tumultous waters, our visitors would have  taken away a much more vivid  impression of the jgreat, but unused, tourist attraction that British Columbia possesses, in  these renowned tidal rapids,  and Mrs. Wheeler would also  ���see page 11  In other words, you  wanted to know about  life Insurance. This treo-  booklet tells you about  ��.  Just phone us or  mail the coupon betbw  and we will be pleosed  to provide you with  the booklet.  E. SURTEES  AGGETT AGENCIES LTD.  Box 63, Sechelt, B.C.  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Egmont eye  from page 10���  have had the opportunity of securing more realistic pictures.  Oh to Doriston and a short  visit with the Gjerdin family,  pioneer residents of this beautiful, but almost inaccessible,  riart of-our community. Inaccessible, except by boat at slack  tide due to the lack of road  connection with -Egmont. I am  sure that Mr. Oscar Gjerdin,  his sons Gunnar' and Martin,  and Cherry, Gunhar's wife,.'  stressed Vthis* factto Mr. Camp-  bell, .both for themselves and  on behalf of the other residents  and property owners of Doris  ton. ;  Someday a highway will connect Porpoise Bay with Egmont, running along the south  shore of Sechelt Inlet. In the  meantime, the Doriston joad  ivould be a good beginning. Mr.  Cara,pbeil was delighted with  this unexpected break in the  iour, as were the other members of his party, and wilj, no  doubt, remember Doriston when  discussing the needs of the Sechelt Peninsula with his col-'  leagues in the Cabinet.  '.f The.Anal part of the trip was  a cruise along both shores of  Egmont. and here again the*  story .of the lack of power supply to a portion of our community wasexplained 'tolfie'Minister; the failure of the present  Government to honor the com  ttiitment of the former B.C. Electric Co. to supply power to  all of Egmont, and a request  that he bring the matter of supplying power to our North shore  to the attention of the proper  authorities. Those of our guests  not familiar with our district  were amazed at the extent cf  our community, stretching, as  it does, along both shores, and  at the many homes which are  only visible from the water.  The weather was not of the  best "hnd our usual sunshine  was lacking (the sun came out  just as our visitors were leav-  - ing) but it is to be hoRed lhat  Mr. Campbell will do all in his  ; power to further our local requirements. While non-committal, like most politicians, he  listened attentively to our various spokesmen* was receptive  to and appeared to have a clear  understanding of our wants; We  have brought them to Mr. Campbell's attention and through  him, we trust, to the attention  of the- departments most con-  corned. Time will tell.  'AfWr 'leaving Rgmontl Mr,  Campbell and Mrs! Dawson  made a brief stop at John  Klein's -Ruby Lake Motel'. The  purpose of this visit was to discuss the possibility of slocking  Uuby Lake with trout and to  inspect the pni'ksilo in that area, However, being behind on  their schedule, it was decided  to talk over these subjects nt  a later date when they could  be discussed more thoroughly,  Our thntM and that of our  community, to Mnrk Myers nnd  Gone Berntzen who so unhoslt-  at'ely gave of their time, nnd  to Mr, Berntzen fp'r the use; of  his water.'.'inni, i�� order to make  Mr; Campbell's visit a success.  Tbnnks nlno to Mrs, Dawson  wh6 tins worked long nnd hard  , toward. ; bettering ������conditions;:pry.  the Sunshine Coast nnd- who wan  iiMtriMH-nlnl ������In bringing, the  Hon, Mlnlfiter of Municipal Affairs, Mr, Dan Campbell to  Knrnoni,<  SOCIAL  DOINGS  Mlimont Indies held their Ranter Hut Ten, In aid of tliu.Coni.  ��Hl��.lly^hil>,jy]_A|��rlijyM^  nr.wiifi tin ,iiH|ual.fli!,l nuccohh.  TIiIn In  nn annual event, tho  ' miiin Idea  being  lo wear an  I KjtHter    (bonni.'t    made    nolitly  'from kitchen Hrtlclun and uUsn*  ��I|H,  \Yoii can gueMs the ond refill,  ���i In   many   a   well   kept   hotnc,  j MoM women go mad when the  creative ri....)il utrlkoH them and  Patsy  Itanle la no exception;  Ii Jn ,runWeil  Unit  Chuck  Ih  < now   looking   for   IiIh   kitchen  sink.'  Suffice it to .say that, with  all the new kitchen gadgets  now on the market, the hats*  were wilder and more out-of-  this-world than ever. Hat prizes  were won by Iris Griffith for  the most original, Vi Berntzen  for the prettiest and Dorothy  Bosch for the funniest. (Note:  Bathgates' store is prepared for  a run on kitchen replacements).  .Other winners were Dorothy  Vaughan (door prize), J_ela  Griffith (guessing contest) and  Tory   Morgan  (cake raffle).  ;W��':^lii:E'iji_lwG'-'NEiLLi.E  HOME  We are glad to see Nellie  McKeague in circulation again,  after her long sojourn in St.  Mark's Hospital. Nellie celebrated her homecoming by attending the abovementioned hat  tea and walking off with the  biggest prize of all, the food  hamper, which was drawn for  at this event. Now you can  make up for the weeks of restrictive diel,- Nellie, but don't  overdo it. Remember, not over 1200 calories.  Sea vicfims __  MANNED by Alf Stembridge of Britannia Beach this vessel was proceeding from  Texada island last week when it struck a submerged object and sprung a leak.  The vessel was taken in tow by a tug, and was later tied to a boom at Halfmoon  Bay. Mr. Stembridge was forced to swim for shore When the water began to rise  in the boat. He reached shore exhausted and was taken care of by Jim Cooper of  the Redroofs Store who poses by the beached craft with visitor Chiis Caplin of Vancouver.  *���>;  JS        t*/f    ���  > >  /r *yff  /'  4Ch$vmkitrMCks are th$ be$t on me market~say Georges tad-Item iemire. fyp-fo&M��fef$fw,  '' '   ~'A        ,,      , ,,,'>*.,',<���   '  ��� "  '"' '      - '     '        '��� '    '   '" '  P.O.  ^^A^^^V^^^  VSOH. fX&SPVSV"  ^^?*m&^^,?m,~  A GENERAU MOTORS VALUE  All-weather dependability calls for CHEVROLET  Georges and Denis Lomfre write: "After  fifteen years'; experience, we aro In a  position ito state that Chevrolet Trucks  aro tho best on tho mqrkot, with their  cost-saving oporation,  "Our typo of work calls for a truck mochonlcally  sound and vory durable, n truok on whioh we can  dbpond at nil times because wo work all yoarxoupd  in all kinds of weather.  "We are entirely satisfied .with .our fleet of 26  Chevrolet Trucks for their performance and their  economy in general." ���  '  fcvery operation can profit  fromChevroleVWorkpower���ln*  eluding yoursl Sao your  C(ieyroletJrucktDQaler4oday.��  CHEVROLET  4 .j,$l4f _4tMftttt$��4  T��wap  W CHEVROLET WORKPOWER TRUCKS WORK HARDER, lAST^OniGERf  A Authorized Chevro/ef Dealer in .Secholt:  enmsula  Phone: 885-2111 ;:,:,������ .,������..���..-.: '; ,.v ' v ' "v!, .",'Seiphfilt,' �����C,  Bo auro to sooBonniw, on tho CBC-TV network each Sunday. Chock your local listing for channel and time,  *.  t ���  f  %  �����  i : \  OpposiHonfelt~.~rv-~-~~ ���      r~  Ministerial Group  expresses concern  ALARMED at the possibilities that opposition to religious teachings in schools could result in its abolition,  the Sunshine Coast Ministerial Group recently registered concern in a letter to the Hon. Leslie Peterson, Minister of Education, which stated:  The '"'   Journey's end  THREE youths, Graham Haynes, Cary Dix and Gary  Newcombe from West Vancouver proved that miracles still happen. Travelling to Pender Harbour last Saturday, their late model Chev convertible flipped over  twice in the Halfmoon Bay area. Bob Cunningham prepares to right the demolished vehicle. Someone was watching over us said the lads, but charges are pending.  Notes from. Pender  ���by Lorill  Kilborn  GET YOUR parade entries ready! There will be a Pender Harbour May Day celebration in Madeira Park  again this year. Doubts were entertained on the continuance of these festivities because lack of participation by  adults willing to prgamze^^h  ful workers ready to quit. -���   However, much more interest, and a far greater turnout  of people from all parts of the  harbour has given, new impetus  and enthusiasm to the planning.  Elected chairman of the May  Day Committee is Mr. Bill  Peters of Kleindale, secretary  Mfs. R. Mair, Treasure Mrs.  W." Mills.  Two meetings have been  held, and committees formed  to take charge of arranging the  many details. Committees were  particularly pleased by the  presence of a teenage boy,  Gary McK6nzie, who offered  his, services in erecting booths.  Volunteers will still be needed  to help for an hour each on  May Day.  ART  EXHIBITS  Mrs. Stephanie Hooper has  announced that there will be  two exhibits of the paintings  done by the Pender Harbour  art class.  The first will be held ,qn  Thursday, April 22, in the evening in the P.H. Community  Hall. Paintings will be oh view  prior to, during, and after, the  firemen's bingo game, scheduled for 8 p.m.  Second   showing   will  be  on  Saturday, April 24, in the afmr*  noon during thc Hospital Auxiliary Tea, starting at 2 p.m,  As well as tho work of local  here, after a vacation in Mexico are Mr. and Mrs. Harold  Stickland of Madeira Park.  Though much enjoyed in many  ways, their holiday was exciting, and it could have been  happier. The excitement, they  and their worried friends at  home could have done without!  Sticklands were just nicely  settled, with their home-away-  from-home parked in a trailer  park in Mazatlan, when Mr.  Stickland was rushed to hospital for emergency surgery.  After spending three weeks  recuperating in the lovely Mexican sunshine, Mr. Stickland  made the drive home in leisurely stages.  The Sticklands bring home  with them a great affection and  .regard for the Mexican people  who proved to be so warmhearted and concerned for  strangers in distress. They...  were delighted to find that Canadians are truly welcomed in  Mexico. They were proud to  learn that the fine conduct of  Canadian sailors on, shore leave  has won respect for all Canadians.  Friends in the Harbour will  bev pleased to know that both  Mr. and Mrs. Stickland aro  looking very well. Welcome  home,  HOSPITALIZED  Stealing a march on the Eas-  artists,   there   may 'be   some> ter vacation, school bus driver  paintings done by the Halfmoon    Markle Myers spent a few days  Bay class, although you will  hiivc thc opportunity to see the  Halfmoon Bay exhibit in June,  rtcmembor the dates: April  22, evening exhibit'; April 24  afternoon exhibit, It will be  well worth your time to attend,  FROM  MEXICO  Home again, and happy to be  in St. Marys' Hospital, Filling  In for Mr; Myers, was. Archlo  Scott, who1 took over the driving of the school bus.  LEAVES DISTRICT  Many friends gathered at tho  home of, Mrs, liou Duncan on  tho evening of April 9, to bid  farewell    to    Mrs.    Uoaemnry  MacLellan who has left Pender  Harbour to reside in Lake Co-  wiehan.  Several gifts were presented  to Mrs. MacLellan, with warm  wishes from her friends for her  happiness in her new home.  PUBLIC MEETING  Public meeting of the South  Pender Harbour Water board  will be held in the Legion Hall,  on Tuesday* April 27, at 8 p.m.  GUEST SPEAKER  Guest speaker April 28, at  1:30 p.m. at the Pender Harbour Tabernacle will be Miss  S-. Nygaard. Miss Nygaard,  now retired, spent over forty  years in mission service in _  Liberia. She will address the  Ladies Missionary group, telling of the work in the mission  field.  A cordial invitation is extended to anyone wishing to attend.  NEW  RESIDENTS  New residents of Madeira  Park in the Malaspina (Wilkinson) Subdivision are Mr. and  Mrs. Stan Sloan, who-are busily building their new home;  and Mr. and Mrs. W. Harrison, who are now occupying  their newly constructed home.  Prompt action  saves new home  QUICK action by Mr. and Mrs.  Harding and Clint Anderson  averted a major fire in the  newly completed home of Mr.  and Mrs. Frank Harding' in  Madeira Park. '������'" ^  Fortunate chance played its  part in that Mrs. Harding and  Mr. Anderson were workipg  in the house, which is rtQt'yet  occupied, when flames shot  out of the multibreaker.  Water thrown from a pail  put out the flames, but the  wiring continued to smolder until thc power was shut off outside the building. Some smoke  damage resulted in ono room,  The ffr# department was called to stand by, It is thought  that a flaw in the multibrea*  opposition in recent  months to Bible reading and  the Lord's Prayer in school has  caused some concern in ouv  ministerial ���- fellowship group.  We are writing to say that we  stand.with you strongly in favor of anything that serves to  build in our young people the  strong moral truths of the Bible  and Christianity. These principals we believe to be the true  strengths of the nation.  We are grateful- for the high  moral tone in most of our teachers, and hope that continued  caution as to personal character will be observed in the recognition of teachers. Atheistic  and immoral teachers weaken  the very foundation of righteousness upon which our nation  was built.  We want to assure you also  that any revision in the school  system of religious exercises  which would make them more  appealing would receive our  ^-support^-;-''-'--^'---'-y'---^-,^-M-s'f,<'i--;'-"���'  Reply from the minister  reads:  This will acknowledge your  letter pf March 10th in reference to Bible Readings and the  Lord's Prayer in the public  schools of this Province.  In reply, I wish to state that  there is no intention, at the  present time, of changing the  policy with respect to religious  exercises in the public schools.  It is our opinion that such exercises serve a good purpose  in promoting a good moral Vtorie  both for teachers and pupils.  It is possible that changes  will be made in the Bible Readings when a revision commit  tee   has   been   established   for  this purpose.  -May I thank you for your expression of support, and for acquainting me with your views  on the matter.  And be sure you're  fully protected by  insurance  coverage  Count on us * . ; for the  exact coverage you need.  J. H. G. (Jim)  DRUMMOND  Insurance Agency  FOR ,SAFETY"  Gibsons, Q.C.  Phone 886-7751  fVr;  Gibsons  ESSO OIL FURNACES  No Down Payment - Bank Interest  Ten Years To Pay  FIRST PAYMENT OCTOBER 1st  COMPLETE LIKE OF APPLIANCES  For Free Estimate - Call 886-2728  ^kcr1 caused the fire'.  N.D.P. MEETING  TONY GARGRAVE, M.t.A,  lilt present his legislative report  Roberts Creek Hall  8 p.m. Thursday, April 22, 1965  PUBLIC CORDIALLY INVITED TO ATTEND  "T  W^SMMSiMMMM  AT EARL'S IN GIBSONS and  WALT NYGREN SALES  Who welcome their new partner  CHES. 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